Plant Biology Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Plant Sciences.

Upcoming events

13
May
2020
Join us for the first international workshop focused on sharing knowledge about ion channel aquaporins, their roles in biology and their application in boosting food security.

Past events

23
Jul
2014
Speaker: Dr Kastoori Hingorani
The photosynthetic reaction centre (RC) is central to the conversion of solar energy into chemical energy and is a model for bio-mimetic engineering approaches to this end.
09
Jul
2014
Speaker: Dr Maxim Kapralov, Whitney Group, PS
The performance of the CO2-fixing enzyme, Rubisco, is often one of the limiting steps in photosynthesis, and hence can greatly affect crop yield.
17
Jun
2014
Speaker: David McK. Bird, Bioinformatics Research Center and Department of Plant Pathology, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
As a genus, root-knot nematodes (RKN: Meloidogyne spp.) are amongst the world's most economically-important plant pathogens.
10
Jun
2014
Speaker: Dr Michael Udvardi, Director, Plant Biology Division; and Senior Vice President, Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Ardmore, Oklahoma
Dr Udvardi is primarily interested in how plants obtain nitrogen for growth, either as mineral nitrogen from the soil or from atmospheric di-nitrogen via symbiotic nitrogen fixa

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